WIFTers shine at 2020 NZTV Awards

Posted Tuesday 24 Nov 2020

A big round of applause to the WIFT members whose work was recognised at the New Zealand Television Awards. There were trophies presented across 40 categories, and WIFT members featured in 12 of them.

And it was nice to see that former WIFT member, television exec Andrew Shaw was honoured as 2020 TV Legend!

The WIFT member winners were:

NZ On Air Best Drama Series
Philip Smith, Carmen J Leonard, Deb Cope, Great Southern Television for One Lane Bridge

Images & Sound Best Feature Drama
Carmen J Leonard, Deb Cope, Fearless Productions for Runaway Millionaires

NZ On Air Best Documentary
Charlotte Purdy, Rogue Productions for By The Balls

Best Original Reality Series
Rachel Currie for Unbreakable

Best Format Reality Series
Anna Lynch, Philip Smith, Great Southern Television for My Restaurant Rules

Best Lifestyle Programme
Meg Douglas, Scottie Douglas Productions for Off The Grid With Pio

Te Māngai Pāho Best Māori Programme
Annabelle Lee-Mather, Philip Smith, Deb Cope, Great Southern Television for NZ Wars - Stories of Waitara

Te M?ngai Paho Best Reo M?ori Programme
Meg Douglas, Scottie Douglas Productions for Waka Huia

NZ On Air Best Pasifika Programme
Lisa Taouma, Tikilounge Productions for Marks of Mana

Best Sports Programme
Amber Easby, Natalie Wilson, Madeleine Chapman for Scratched: Aotearoa's Lost Sporting Legends

Best Editing: Documentary/Factual
Prisca Bouchet for Funny As

Best Post-production Design
Alana Cotton for The Luminaries

Click here to see the full list of winners